Broad Run alum to play professional soccer
Whitney Church was a steady force at centerback throughout her Penn State University career. The two-time Big Ten Defender of the Year was recently drafted by the Washington Spirit of the National Women’s Soccer League.—Photo Courtesy/Mark Selders, PSU Athletics
Wed., Jan. 28 | 04:52 PM - Whitney Church has spirit on her side. A standout throughout her soccer career with Loudoun Soccer, Broad Run High School and Penn State University, Church will continue to ply her skills as a centerback with the Washington Spirit of the National Women's Soccer League.
Varsity Basketball Rewind: Jan. 22 games
Sat., Jan. 24 | 09:42 AM - Loudoun County and Tuscarora high schools each won boys and girls varsity games Thursday evening. Heritage boys, Stone Bridge boys, Park View girls and Broad Run girls also earned victories.
Varsity Swimming Rewind
Broad Run High School’s girls’ swimming team wrapped up its second consecutive Potomac District title with a victory against Potomac Falls on Jan. 17.—Photo Courtesy/Marianne Thiede
Thu., Jan. 22 | 08:10 PM - Briar Woods High School boys and girls, along with Loudoun County boys, Rock Ridge girls, Potomac Falls boys and Broad Run girls recently swam to dual meet victories.
Broad Run carries gridiron success onto court
Broad Run junior Jaleel Robinson fends off Tuscarora sophomore Tique Yarbrough and junior George Cross Jan. 16 in Leesburg as the Spartans outlasted the Huskies, 74-72.Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Thu., Jan. 22 | 02:04 PM - The starting lineup for the Broad Run Spartans hasn't changed much from fall to winter – and neither have the results.
Huskies find their groove in second half, top Spartans 60-51
Junior Chloe Roach drives to the basket for a layup during the second half of Tuscarora’s 60-51 victory against Broad Run. Roach paced the Huskies with 16 points.—Times-Mirror/Carl Lukat
Wed., Jan. 21 | 09:12 AM - Tuscarora High School coach Michael Newkirk did not make any halftime adjustments after his normally high-octane squad was limited to 17 points in the first half Jan. 16 against Broad Run.
Varsity Basketball Rewind: Jan. 16-17 games
Sun., Jan. 18 | 12:17 PM - Loudoun County sweeps varsity doubleheader against Heritage; Potomac Falls and Rock Ridge boys work OT to win; John Champe boys keep rolling; Christina Adlam sets school record for steals in Park View girls win; freshman Jordan Miller nets game-high 17 points for Loudoun Valley boys to highlight Saturday's action.
King’s layup at buzzer lifts Spartans over Huskies
Broad Run senior Tyriek King rises for the winning layup in the final seconds against Tuscarora. The Spartans outlasted the Huskies 74-72 in a seesaw contest Jan. 16 in Leesburg.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Sat., Jan. 17 | 08:54 AM - After 144 points were scored during more than 31 minutes of game time between Broad Run and host Tuscarora in Leesburg Jan. 16, the back-and-forth contest was decided by a wild nonstop final 37 seconds. The final three seconds, to be precise.
Varsity Winter Sports Rewind: Jan. 13-15 games
Fri., Jan. 16 | 09:28 AM - Loudoun Valley High School swept Woodgrove in a varsity boys' and girls' basketball doubleheader Thursday night. John Champe lit up the scoreboard for 103 points in a boys' basketball win against Heritage to improve to 11-2 this season.
Gymnasts hit their marks at Park View Invitational
Jordan Smith of Potomac Falls High School vaults to a sixth-place finish in the all-around at the 35th Glory Days/Park View Gymnastics Invitational Jan. 10 in Sterling. The Panthers placed second as a team in the Red division.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Tue., Jan. 13 | 12:16 PM - There were eight Loudoun schools among the 11 participating in the 35th edition of the Glory Days/Park View Gymnastics Invitational in Sterling Jan. 10. Out of the 99 gymnasts vaulting, balancing and tumbling, a pair of sophomores shined for the local girls.
Varsity Basketball Rewind: Jan. 9-10 games
First-year Rock Ridge High School defeated Heritage 63-54 in varsity boys’ basketball on Friday night.—Courtesy Photo
Mon., Jan. 12 | 11:03 AM - Tuscarora High School swept Briar Woods in a varsity boys' and girls' basketball doubleheader Saturday. The Huskies improved to 9-2 in girls' play and 8-2 in boys' action.
Park View to host gymnastics invitational Saturday
Thu., Jan. 8 | 04:15 PM - Eight Loudoun schools will help make up the 11-team field for the 2015 Glory Days/Park View Gymnastics Invitational, set for Jan. 10 in Sterling.
Varsity Basketball Rewind: Jan. 5 games
Tue., Jan. 6 | 09:51 AM - Park View, Loudoun County, Loudoun Valley and Broad Run girls, along with Tuscarora boys won varsity basketball games Monday night. Sophomore Christina Adlam scored 20 points, grabbed eight rebounds and swiped six steals in Park View's victory.
With win over reigning champs, Broad Run stays hot on the ice
Mon., Jan. 5 | 03:28 PM - The Spartans of Broad Run High School kept their stellar season going in the Northern Virginia Scholastic Hockey League, surviving a comeback attempt by Briar Woods for a 5-4 win Jan. 4 at the Ashburn Ice House.
Broad Run falls in tourney title game
Wed., Dec. 31 | 04:58 PM - Broad Run High School's Mariah Leonard poured in 21 points to lead both teams, but the Spartans fell to Oakton 66-45 in Ashburn Dec. 30 in the championship game of the Maroon & Gold Classic.
Reimers selected as VHSL 5A Player of the Year
Tuscarora High School senior Noah Reimers is the VHSL 5A All-State Player of the Year in football after rushing for more than 3,000 yards.—Times-Mirror/Rick Wasser
Sat., Dec. 27 | 06:30 PM - Tuscarora High School swept the top awards on the Virginia High School League Group 5A All-State football team. Senior tailback Noah Reimers is the Player of the Year and Adam Fortune is the Coach of the Year.
Woodgrove leads pack at LCPS Wrestling Championships
The Woodgrove Wolverines won the team crown Dec. 20 at the Loudoun County Public Schools Wrestling Championships.—Courtesy Photo
Tue., Dec. 23 | 03:30 PM - Woodgrove High School placed 16 wrestlers in the top six of their weight class on its way to winning the team title at the 2014 Loudoun County Public Schools Championships, contested Dec. 19-20 at Rock Ridge High School in Ashburn.
Varsity Winter Sports Rewind
First-year Rock Ridge High School defeated Freedom 63-50 in varsity boys’ basketball Dec. 3 to earn its first-ever win in its initial game.—Courtesy Photo
Mon., Dec. 22 | 10:05 AM - The 2014-2015 winter varsity sports season is underway. Look inside for results and submitted stats from boys' basketball, girls' basketball, wrestling, swimming and gymnastics events.
Wells Fargo Cup: Valley tops 3A after fall season
Sat., Dec. 20 | 07:54 AM - Loudoun Valley High School sits first among Group 3A schools in the 2014-2015 Wells Fargo Cup standings following the completion of the fall varsity sports season.
Spartan catcher Goodwin to play at Wilmington
Wed., Dec. 17 | 08:06 AM - Broad Run High School senior Lance Goodwin has committed to continue his baseball career at Wilmington University, a NCAA Division II school in the Central Athletic Collegiate Conference.
5A North Region volleyball team
Mon., Dec. 15 | 08:18 PM - Stone Bridge High School senior Shannon Williams has been selected as Player of the Year on the 5A North Region volleyball team. Marsha Hermes garnered Coach of the Year honors after guiding Briar Woods to the region championship.